Dr. Bruce Wapen, MD

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine • Male • Age 70

969G Edgewater Blvd
Foster City, CA 94404
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Dr. Wapen's Specialties

  • Emergency Medicine

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Hospital Quality

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Mills-Peninsula Medical Center
1501 Trousdale Dr
Burlingame, CA 94010

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
969G Edgewater Blvd
Foster City, CA 94404
ANESTHESIA CARE ASSOC MED GRP, IN
VINCENT W TORNABENE MD INC
100 S San Mateo Dr Fl 3rd
San Mateo, CA 94401
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    Dr. Wapen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Emergency Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Wapen

    0 Malpractice Claims

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University
    Graduated in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Kaiser Permanente Med Center Sf
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wapen & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Wapen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wapen to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Dr. Wapen's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Wapen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Wapen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • American Republic
    • Brown & Toland Physicians
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

    A
    969G Edgewater Blvd
    Foster City, CA 94404
    (650) 577-8635 (Office)
    (650) 577-8635 (Fax)
    B
    ANESTHESIA CARE ASSOC MED GRP, IN
    VINCENT W TORNABENE MD INC
    100 S San Mateo Dr Fl 3rd
    San Mateo, CA 94401
    (650) 696-5500 (Office)
    (650) 696-4069 (Fax)
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    SUTTER HEALTH
    1501 Trousdale Dr
    Burlingame, CA 94010
    (650) 696-5170 (Office)
    (650) 696-5377 (Fax)
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